Doctor of Medicine, University Medicine Perugia, Italy, 1997.
Intern University Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia, 1991—1993, intern, research assistant Udine, Italy, 1993—1995, honorary research fellow Association against Cancer Diseases and Medical Oncology Perugia, 1995—1997, resident medical oncology, 1998—2002. Medical oncologist clinical Research and Development focusing on lung cancer and drug development, department oncology Science Institute University Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, since 2002. Consultant, member advisory boards various pharmaceutical companies, since 2005.
Coordinator home care of terminal patients Umbrian Association Against Cancer, Perugia, 1998—2000. Member of Federation Cancer Society (Switzerland), European Association Cancer Research (associate).